Prompts II: Poetry

Another fantastic class! Can you believe we only have two weeks left already? Time has flown by. Today’s prompt, for all those of you who need it—

I stand on the edge of the world— stars above, sea below….

The assignment is to finish this in a poem. Of course, be creative, break the rules, use this literally or figuratively. For inspiration, here’s an image quote I found online years ago I love.

Darkness

About Angela Yuriko Smith

A former news journalist, Angela Yuriko Smith retired from that world to focus full time on her own writing. Her prose and poetry have been published in several print and online publications, including the “Horror Writers Association's Poetry Showcase” vols. 1-3, “Christmas Lites” vols. 1-6 and the “Where the Stars Rise: Asian Science Fiction and Fantasy” anthology. She also has nearly 20 books which include dark and speculative fiction for YA and adults, books for children and two collections of poetry. Her first collection of poetry, “In Favor of Pain,” has been nominated for an 2017 Elgin Award. When not writing, she teaches creative writing at Northwest Florida State College.
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